Profile of Ivy SchmerkenEditor at Large
Member Since: 5/8/2014
Blog Posts: 2629
Ivy is Editor-at-Large for Advanced Trading and Wall Street & Technology. Ivy is responsible for writing in-depth feature articles, daily blogs and news articles with a focus on automated trading in the capital markets. As an industry expert, Ivy has reported on a myriad number of topics including high frequency trading, algorithmic trading strategies, market structure, electronic trading in fixed income , colocation in data centers, Dodd-Frank regulation and the new derivatives landscape. Ivy meets with software companies and other innovators and writes about cloud computing, OMS/EMSs and other financial technologies.
Articles by Ivy Schmerken
posted in April 2010
In response to an SEC concept release, high-frequency trading firms are providing the regulator with an unprecedented inside look into their strategies.
Focus is on specific needs of London-based proprietary trading desks and hedge funds.
After their public grilling by U.S. senators, how did Goldman Sachs executives fare at the hearing on Capitol Hill?
ITG becomes exclusive distributor of Disclosure Insight research to large institutional investors.
Forex.com online trading platform is now available to clients in Australia, New Zeaand and wider Asia-Pacific region.
The historical data products from Eurex and Xetra are tailored to the needs of algorithmic traders.
Tensions are mounting as GETCO's arrival on the NYSE floor as a designated market maker raises buy-side concerns about interacting with a high-frequency trading firm.
UK broker uses the Liquidmetrix platform to independently verify the quality of its execution services for clients.
Options market maker Toro Trading intends to use Orc's platform for connectivity to Chicago Climate Futures Exchange.
After a week of anger inflamed by the SEC's case against Goldman Sachs, President Obama is taking his message to Wall Street today on the need to limit risk and push for financial reform.
Enables brokers to take advantage of event-based "push" functionality recently added to Omgeo CTM for timely notification of trade statuses.
Savvis to roll out CorvilClear to equity, futures, options and FX venues in the U.S. and Europe for latency and connectivity monitoring between clients and venues.
MF Global FXA picks Fidessa's hosted Japanese trading platform as it expands into Japanese equities research and routing of client orders.
New algorithm sources liquidity in small-and mid-cap stocks in thin and difficult-to-trade names for European equities.
Harnesses the wisdom of the investment crowd to predict whether the trend of an instrument's price is going up or down.
SunGard integrates new and existing services under Valdi brand, pitching a single solution to sell-side customers.
Revere will offer SRL's Nexus managed account platform to clients to promote transparency for investors.
Wall Street is hiring again, and the demand is for risk managers, and specialists in distressed debt.
Provides high-speed fiber and connectivity and colocation to European and U.S financial markets.
European trading firms can trade U.S. securities on various Pan European platforms during the day and settle those trades at DTC.
They demonstrate prototype embedding Redline's Inrush ticker plant card within the Solace hardware-based messaging platform.
Creating a financial analysis platform, QA Studio, to support quantitative and data-intensive strategies.
Plans to launch cloud-based Internet service in U.S. in time for SEC rules on increasing transparency in dark pools.
By next year, traders will be required to record all mobile phone conversations related to trading, based on FSA announcement.
AlphaFlash delivers a machine-readable data feed with more than 150 economic indicators, which can be used as triggers for algo trading.
Achieving this milestone is part of a commitment made by Deutsche Bank to clients and regulators to improve derivative market infrastructure.